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Is bursitis caused by overuse?

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Dr. Jason Black
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Often

Bursitis is a general term that means inflammation of a bursa.
The most common causes are overuse, direct trauma to the bursa, and infection.

In brief: Often

Bursitis is a general term that means inflammation of a bursa.
The most common causes are overuse, direct trauma to the bursa, and infection.
Dr. Jason Black
Dr. Jason Black
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Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Yes

This is an overuse syndrome.
Treated with rest, ice , anti-inflammatories, stretching and sometimes cortisone injections and physical therapy.

In brief: Yes

This is an overuse syndrome.
Treated with rest, ice , anti-inflammatories, stretching and sometimes cortisone injections and physical therapy.
Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md
Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md
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